Broiled Salmon with Cucumber Lemongrass Salsa

Written by 
The Canyon Ranch Kitchen

Nutrition Information (per serving)

calories 
360
protein 
23 g
sodium 
710 mg
carbohydrates 
29 g
fat 
15 g
fiber  
3 g
cholesterol 
56 mg
Servings 
4
Ingredients 

Cucumber Lemongrass Salsa
1 cup diced cucumber
½ Tbsp finely minced fresh lemongrass
½ Tbsp minced fresh ginger
1 Tbsp chopped fresh cilantro
½ Tbsp chopped fresh mint
2 Tbsp fresh lime juice
⅛ tsp red chili flakes
½ Tbsp low-sodium tamari sauce
¼ tsp sea salt

4 4-oz salmon fillets
1 cup Mongolian BBQ Sauce
½ cup julienne carrots
¼ cup julienne red bell peppers
¼ cup julienne yellow bell peppers
½ tsp extra virgin olive oil
Pinch sea salt
Pinch freshly ground black pepper
1½ cups Black Coconut Rice

Instructions 
  1. In a glass baking dish, combine BBQ sauce and salmon and marinate for 30 minutes to 2 hours.
  2. Preheat broiler. Discard marinade. Broil salmon fillets 3 to 5 minutes on each side, or until fish is cooked through.
  3. In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients for salsa and mix well. Set aside.
  4. In a hot wok or sauté pan, stir-fry carrots and bell peppers with olive oil until tender, but still slightly crisp. Season with salt and pepper.
  5. Serve 1 cooked salmon fillet with ⅓ cup Coconut Black Rice, ¼ cup stir-fried  vegetables of your choice and top with ¼ cup salsa.
About the author 
All Canyon Ranch recipes are developed on property by our esteemed chefs, led by Corporate Chef Scott Uehlein.